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Pritzker administration announces funding opportunity to improve housing accessibility and stability for vulnerable householdsAugust 12, 2022
The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) is pleased to share that up to $60 million in state and federal resources is available to finance the creation or preservation of permanent supportive housing across the state. Under Round IX of IHDA’s Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) Development Program, approved applications will support the construction and rehabilitation of affordable housing developments for persons at risk of homelessness, residents with physical challenges or mental health needs, and other vulnerable populations. The request for applications and supplemental information can be found online at https://www.ihda.org/developers/supportive-housing/.
Lake Land announces summer graduatesAugust 12, 2022
Lake Land College has announced its list of students who graduated in the summer 2022 semester.
Outbreaks continue to drive up COVID numbers here
Seventy-seven new cases of the coronavirus — including 17 related to unspecified outbreaks — were re...
County donates $500K to child care association
The Crawford County Board has earmarked $500,000 in COVID relief funds to help alleviate the local c...
St. Mary's Church Picnic set for Sept. 4August 11, 2022
St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church will hold its 185th annual Pre-Labor Day Church Picnic on Sunday, Sept. 4 in Sainte Marie.
Back to school time arrives, be mindful of students and safety
With schools across the county starting within a week, there are several things parents and drivers should look out for during school hours. School zones in the county are 20 mph during school days and are enforced by local police departments.
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Buildings collapse on courthouse squareAugust 11, 2022
Portions of two buildings fell to the ground on Thursday afternoon on the Lawrence County Courthouse square.
Marshall City Band performs FridayAugust 10, 2022
The Marshall City Band will perform its last concert of the 147th concert season this Friday on the Clark County Courthouse lawn at 8 p.m., under the direction of Heather Setzer.
Think Pink continues to support the Good Samaritan Breast Care CenterAugust 10, 2022
The Think Pink group, based out of Robinson, continues to raise funds for the Good Samaritan Breast Care Center to assist patients who need help paying for a breast cancer screening. Since 2010, the group has raised more than $100,000 to support Good Samaritan patients.
Glamour Allure holds ribbon cutting on SaturdayAugust 9, 2022
The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting on Saturday at Glamour Allure, located just south of Lawrenceville in the old Lawrenceville Greenhouses location, 2415 State Street.
Kid’s Shopping Day serves 415 Lawrence County studentsAugust 9, 2022
Kid’s Shopping Day of Lawrence County was held on Aug. 6 and volunteers with the program provided 415 students with school supplies and new clothes in preparation for the upcoming 2022-23 school year which begins next week. Local hair stylists were also on hand and provided 115 students with fresh haircuts.
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